Dr. Joseph J Nichols MD

Dr. Joseph Nichols is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in Atlanta, Georgia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Gwinnett Hospital System and Piedmont Hospital. He received his medical degree from Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years. He is one of 9 doctors at Gwinnett Hospital System and one of 13 at Piedmont Hospital who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Ochsner Clinic Foundation
Residency, General Surgery, 1986 - 1991

Ochsner Clinic Foundation
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1991 - 1992

Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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